Review of Episode 3 of Doomsday Preppers on Nat Geo

Episode 3 of Doomsday Preppers had an interesting twist to it…NGC said that they’d examined cultures from around the globe and that Doomsday Preppers was a part of their “ongoing look at American outliers.” Outliers? Really? I guess it’s crazy, in hurricane country to prepare for hurricanes, in blizzard country to prepare for blizzards, in […]

Review of Episode 2 of Doomsday Preppers on Nat Geo

Episode 2 of Doomsday Preppers featured 4 more preppers, starting with David Sarti from Nashville, TN. David’s main concern is electromagnetic pulses. David does a regular preparedness video at www.youtube.com/user/dsarti1?feature=watch David has enough grain for 1 year for 7 people and, interestingly enough, he uses hand warmers as oxygen absorbers. He lives on a farm […]

Review of Doomsday Preppers on Nat Geo Channel Episode 1

In the first episode, Doomsday Preppers interviews 3 preppers. First up, Paul and Gloria Range from Floresville, TX. They’re retired and are full-time preppers, spending up to 50 hours per week. Some notables: -They’ve got 50,000 pounds of food -Their house is made out of 9 40 foot long steel shipping containers -In the show, […]

Geocaching as a Fun Family Preparedness Activity

From time to time, I like to share ideas for fun activities that you can do on your own or with other members of your family that have a “hidden” preparedness component. Today, we’ve got one that’s perfect for Easter weekend…whether you’re traveling or looking for “unique” Easter eggs, geocaching is a great activity. Geocaching […]

Natural Medicine As An Urban Survival Tool

Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, sponsored by the SurviveInPlace.com Urban Survival Course and UrbanSurvivalPlayingCards.com. This week, I’m going to share a quick personal story and then we’re going to discuss why natural medicine should be an integral part of your survival planning, even if you have no intention of using anything other than […]

Paranoid, Paralyzed, or Prepared?

Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, brought to you by the SurviveInPlace.com Urban Survival Course and UrbanSurvivalPlayingCards.com.  This week, we’re going to talk about whether or not you’re paranoid for being a prepper. 🙂  Also, I’ll tell you about a special promotion that we’re doing with the Special Operations Warrior Foundation in honor of […]

Upcoming Election and Preparedness

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Urban Survival Newsletter The Election and Preparedness Brought to you by the SurviveInPlace.com Urban Survival Course and UrbanSurvivalPlayingCards.com. The upcoming elections are VERY exciting and it’s looking like there will be some big changes in Washington.  My readers come from all across the political spectrum, so I won’t […]